Modi visits his mom on her birthday


Prime Minister Narendra Modi today met his mother Heeraben Modi at her residence in Gandhinagar in Gujarat on the occasion of her 100th birthday and sought her blessings by washing her feet.

“Maa…this isn’t a mere word but it captures a range of emotions. Today, 18th June is the day my Mother Heeraba enters her 100th year. On this special day, I have penned a few thoughts expressing joy and gratitude,” Modi wrote on Twitter, sharing link to his blog.

‘Today, I feel extremely happy and fortunate to share that my mother Smt. Heeraba is entering her hundredth year. This is going to be her birth centenary year. If my father had been alive, he too would have celebrated his 100th birthday last week. 2022 is a special year as my mother’s centenary year is starting, and my father would have completed his’.